AHH job opening – we need your help

Hello, Friends: We have not been successful in finding a new staff member for the Alderson Hospitality House. We need your help in recruiting such a person. This is a perfect position for someone considering a short term volunteer program or wanting to do great work while thinking about and applying to grad school or other jobs. Attached you will find More...

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By Mountain Messenger On Friday, April 18th, 2014

Would Christian club be approved?

Dear Editor: In reference to the article by David Esteppe in the Mountain Messenger April 5, concerning the Gay Straight Alliance Club, being formed at Greenbrier East High School – in which Kris Arbuckle More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, April 18th, 2014

‘Disturbing article’

Dear Editor: The Apr. 5 edition of Mountain Messenger contains a disturbing article about the Gay Straight Alliance Club (GSAC). I believe the real agenda of such clubs is to recruit straight children into the homosexual More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, April 18th, 2014

Doctor in DC; Judge in Fort Spring

Dear Editor: The US Capitol Physician is responsible for medical issues and care of the members of the House of Representatives and the US Senate, as well as needs of their respective staffs and the general public More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, April 11th, 2014

A scam by any other name is still a scam

Dear Editor: Recently the o.p. published a list of scams that had been compiled by the Attorney General that were especially aimed at senior citizens in West Virginia. So while I sit by my telephone and wait for More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, April 4th, 2014

A lion named ‘French’

Dear Editor: Many may have noticed that Alderson has enacted new procedures to control the loose dog problem. Memory recalls that they could have an even larger problem, had it not been prompt action by the local More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, April 4th, 2014

Alderson prison birth story

Dear Editor: I wanted to share a personal and positive story about the Alderson prison in West Virginia, and a unique story because I’m open and have gone public about my birth inside the prison. My incarcerated More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 21st, 2014

Open letter

Dear Senator or Delegate: I am a member of the National Center of Excellence in Women’s Health (CoE) community partnership to deliver the Women on Wellness program in Greenbrier County.  The National Center of More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 21st, 2014

Watching our foreign policy

Dear Editor: Once you get into the habit of watching a nation’s foreign policy, such as ours, you begin to realize that it is a lot like watching a fellow walk across a recently plowed muddy field hoping he doesn’t More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, March 21st, 2014

Resolution to protect the water

Dear Editor: Several weeks back, the commissioners of Summers Co. WV saw the need to help protect the waters of the State and the region by passing a resolution. The resolution was brought about by the toxic poisoning More...